The table below looks at the statistics for HP Quality Center skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited HP Quality Center over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP Quality Center (HP QC)
Rank 121 123 86
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -37
Contract jobs citing HP Quality Center 2 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.11% 0.31% 0.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 3.41% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £425 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +24.61%
HP Quality Center
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Systems Management Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
229 205 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 12.08% 8.97% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 133 62
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £567 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.39% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.66%

HP Quality Center
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing HP Quality Center as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

HP Quality Center Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center across the West Yorkshire region.

HP Quality Center Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing HP Quality Center within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +7 1 - - 1
HP Quality Center
Yorkshire

HP Quality Center
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing HP Quality Center also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for HP Quality Center.

1 15 (83.33%) HP
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Selenium
4 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
5 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Test Management
6 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
7 4 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 4 (22.22%) ISEB
7 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (16.67%) V-Model
8 3 (16.67%) System Testing
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
8 3 (16.67%) Java
8 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 3 (16.67%) .NET
8 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
8 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
9 2 (11.11%) Testopia
9 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
9 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
9 2 (11.11%) C#
9 2 (11.11%) SAP CRM
9 2 (11.11%) SAP

HP Quality Center
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) LiveCycle
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Selenium
2 5 (27.78%) HP UFT
3 3 (16.67%) LoadRunner
4 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 2 (11.11%) Ranorex
4 2 (11.11%) Subversion
4 2 (11.11%) Testopia
5 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.56%) JMeter
5 1 (5.56%) JUnit
5 1 (5.56%) NUnit
5 1 (5.56%) Sahi
5 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
5 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.56%) WATIR
5 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Analyst
2 13 (72.22%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Finance Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) QA Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) QC Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Tester
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Defect Management
3 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 5 (27.78%) Test Management
4 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
5 4 (22.22%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (16.67%) System Testing
6 3 (16.67%) V-Model
7 2 (11.11%) CRM
7 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 2 (11.11%) RUP
7 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
7 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.56%) ETL
8 1 (5.56%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby
4 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Management
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) HP
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) JDA
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) RedPrairie